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08 – 14 MAY 2018
EXHIBITION:
FRAGILITY OF _KIN
Montclair State University, College of Arts, MFA Show, Chelsea, NY
Curators: Isin Önol | Chelsea Knight
Artists: 
Amira Ahmad | Afsane Barati | Nadia Estela | Kevin Kolankowski | Alexandra Lucca | Stephanie Santiago |
Imani Richardson | Madeline Tolins-Schlitt | Tania Sousa | Tracey Di Tolla | Suzie Tuchman


01 APRIL – 30 MAY 2018
EXHIBITION:
UNLEASHING PROJECT
Columbia University, Teachers College
Opening Reception: 5 April 2018
Project initiated by: Richard Jochum
Curators: Isin Önol | Livia Alexander
Artists:
Fanny Allié | Nadav Assor | Brandy Bajalia | Burçak Bingöl | Jean Marie Casbarian | Gregory Climer | Steffani Jemison | Ebru Kurbak | Rafael Lozano-Hemmer | Chelsea Knight | Elisabeth Molin | Yasmin Jahan Nupur | Jacob Olmedo | Bernd Oppl | Şener Özmen | Rafael Pagatini | Rit Premnath & Avi Alpert | Macon Reed | Saša Tkačenko | Hurmat Ul Ain & Rabbya Naseer | Jaret Vadera | Marion Wilson & Cathy Lebowitz | Caroline Woolard & Jeff Warren


24 MARCH – 27 APRIL 2018
EXHIBITION:
CONTINUITY AND RUPTURE: AN ARMENIAN FAMILY ODYSSEY REVISITED
BRAND LIBRARY & ART CENTER
1601 West Mountain Street, Glendale, California, 91201
Opening: MARCH 24, 6-9 PM
Curators: Armen T. Marsoobian | Isin Önol


17 MARCH – 6 MAY 2018
EXHIBITION:
NONLINEAR HISTORIES: TRANSGENERATIONAL MEMORY OF TRAUMA
Downtown Central Library in Glendale | ReflectSpace Gallery
222 E. Harvard St., Glendale, CA 91205
Opening: Saturday March 17, 5-8 pm
Lecture: Marianne Hirsch, 7 pm
Forty Days and More: Connective Histories
Artists:
Jean Marie Casbarian | Eileen Claveloux | Didem Erk | Hrayr Eulmessekian | Silvina Der Meguerditchian | Hrair Sarkissian | Harry Vorperian
Curators:
Ara Oshagan & Anahid Oshagan and Isin Onol


17 MARCH – 6 MAY 2018
EXHIBITION:
PROSPERITY, LOSS, AND SURVIVAL: A PHOTOGRAPHIC JOURNEY fROM THE DILDILIAN FAMILY ARCHIVE
Downtown Central Library | PassageWay
222 E. Harvard St., Glendale, CA 91205
Curators: Armen T. Marsoobian | Isin Önol
with artistic response by: Jean Marie Casbarian


1 DECEMBER 2017 – 5 JANUARY 2018
EXHIBITION:
CONTINUITY AND RUPTURE: PHOTOGRAPHY FROM THE DILDILIAN FAMILY ARCHIVE
Columbia University, International Affairs Building, 4th Floor Gallery
New York
Exhibition Design: Atif Akin & Emile Askey
Curators: Armen T. Marsoobian & Isin Onol


18 NOVEMBER 2017
Vienna Art Week Open Studio Day
Studio visits and conversations with Bernhard Cella, Ebru Kurbak and Anna Vasof
Vienna, Austria


23 OCTOBER 2017
Cinema of Resistance: Mustang (Deniz Gamze Ergüven, 2015, 97 min.)
Maison Française, Buell Hall, Columbia University, New York
Discussants:
Alessia Palanti | Isin Onol | Ali Akay,
Moderator: Nora Philippe


9 SEPTEMBER – 18 NOVEMBER 2017
EXHIBITION:
BLACK NOISE
Akbank Sanat, Istanbul

Artists:
Burak Arikan | Servet Cihangiroglu | Didem Erk | Richard Jochum | Mirko Lazovic | Cengiz Tekin | Anna Vasof

Curators:
Ekmel Ertan & Isin Onol


7 SEPTEMBER 2017 – 14 OCTOBER 2017
EXHIBITION:

HOME IS A PLACE CALLED NEVER
X-ist, Istanbul

Artist: Didem Erk
Curator: Isin Önol


1 APRIL 2017
Conversation with Burcak Bingöl
Gallery Zilberman, Istanbul


26 MARCH 2017
ARTIST TALK:
ARE YOU STILL ALIVE?
Discussion with: Didem Erk | Berat Isik
Moderator: Isin Önol
Film Screening: The Audience Emancipated


25 MARCH – 21 APRIL 2017
EXHIBITION:
ARE YOU STILL ALIVE? – VOICES OF CONSCIENCE AT TIME OF SILENCING
Steirische Kultur Initiative, Graz, Austria

Artists:
Berat Isik | Didem Erk | Zeyno Pekünlü
Curators:
Isin Önol & Michael Petrowitsch


13 MARCH 2017
CONFERENCE
SUSMA! Art as activism in times of political silencing
Concept and Introduction: Isin Onol and Herwig Turk
Presentations: Asli Kislal | Oliver Ressler | Janez Janša | Zeyno Pekünlü
AIL Angewandte Innovation Lab, Vienna, Austria


10 FEBRUARY 2017
TALK:
Refugees and Gender Violence: Vulnerability and Resistance
Columbia University, 612 Schermerhorn Hall, New York


8-12 FEBRUARY 2017
EXHIBITION:
ONLINE TUESDAYS//PROJECT FORGIVENESS
Chashama, New York

Artists:
Vita Eruhimovitz & Ronit Levin Delgado
Curator:
Isin Önol


12 NOVEMBER 2016
TALK:
Urban Knautschzone

Sale D’armi, Arsenale,
Venice, Italy

Input by:
Massimo Bricociki | Stefania Sabatinelli | Christina Schraml | Isin Önol


05 NOVEMBER – 11 DECEMBER 2015
EXHIBITION:

ARE YOU STILL ALIVE?
Depo, Istanbul

Artist: Berat Işık
Curator: Işın Önol


26 OCTOBER 2016
TALK:
STAY WITH ME

Belvedere 21er Haus, Salon für Kunstbuch, Vienna/Austria

Participants:
Selda Asal | Bernhard Cella | Işın Önol


24 OCTOBER 2016
TALK:
MODASI GECMIS ADAMIN IVIR ZIVIRLARI
Cankaya Center for Contemporary Art
Ankara/Turkey

Participants:
Levent Cantek | Ali Nesin | Işın Önol | Esin Pervane


14 OCTOBER 2016 – 15 JANUARY 2017
EXHIBITION:
WORDS NUMBERS LINES: BILGE FRIEDLAENDER
ARTER, ISTANBUL
Curators:
Mira Friedlaender & Işın Önol


 30 SEPTEMBER – 08 NOVEMBER 2016
EXHIBITION OPENING:
A LIFE OVERFLOWING: AZIZ NESIN 1915-2015
Cankaya Center for Contemporary Art
Ankara/Turkey


14 – 28 AUGUST 2016
SCHOOL: NESIN ART VILLAGE
(Summer Art School)

Participating Teachers:
Gülcin Aksoy | Burcak Bingöl | Isil Egrikavuk | Evrim Kavcar | Erden Kosova | Raziye Kubat | Almıla Akdağ | Tuğçe TunaSeher Uysal

Program Coordinator:
Isin Önol


26 JUNE 2016
Panel Discussion:
The Role of Cultural Policy in Times of Growing Social Inequality and Cultural Policy
University of Applied Arts, Vienna, Austria


03-05 JUNE 2016
OPEN FORUM – Wiener Festwochen
INTO THE CITY: UNIVERSAL HOSPITALITY
Angewandte Innovation Lab, Vienna, Austria


30 MAY 2016
TEDx Maastricht: Nesin Art Village
Maastricht Netherlands


15 MAY 2016
TALK:
Communicating Traumatic Memories through Artistic Practices
Discussion with Selda Asal, 1+1, Kunsthaus Kule, Berlin


05-25 MAY 2016
EXHIBITION OPENING:
when home won’t let you stay

Heiligenkreuzer Hof, Schönlaterngasse 5, 1010 Wien
Opening:
4. MAY 2016, 18:oo

Participating artists:
Curator:
Işın Önol

20 April 2016
EXHIBITION OPENING:
Shadow Communities

Fluc

Artists: Pınar Öğrenci | Kameelah Janan Rasheed | Hansel Sato
Performance: ZS ZS (Zeynep Sarıkartal / Sebastian Brunner / Martin Merkl)
Film Screening: WhereToGo KFP / Collective Film Project
DJ: kolonel blip | Fazz Moon
Curator: Isin Önol


18.12.2015-30.01.2016
EXHIBITION OPENING:
A LIFE OVERFLOWING: AZIZ NESIN 1915-2015
Adnan Saygun Art Center
Izmir/Turkey


21.11.2015-05.01.2016
EXHIBITION OPENING:
A LIFE OVERFLOWING: AZIZ NESIN 1915-2015
Nazim Hikmet Kültür Evi
Bursa/Turkey


8 SEPTEMBER 2015
PANEL DISCUSSION:
Artist’ Roundtable Discussion
Moderator:
Carol Becker
Discussants:
 Simone Leigh, Susan Meiselas, Lorie Novak, Isin Önol, Kameelah Janan Rasheed, Aylin Tekiner
Buell Hall, East Gallery, Columbia University


08-18 SEPTEMBER 2015
EXHIBITION OPENING:
COLLABORATIVE ARCHIVES: CONNECTIVE HISTORIES

The LeRoy Neiman Gallery, Columbia University, New York

Artists:
Silvina Der-MeguerditchianPaz Errázuriz | Simone LeighSusan Meiselas | Lorie Novak | Kameelah Janan Rasheed | Aylin Tekiner | Truth Justice Memory Center

Curators:
Katherine Cohn and Işın Önol


13-26 JULY, 2015
SCHOOL: NESIN ART VILLAGE

(Summer Art School)

Participating Teachers:
Gülcin Aksoy | Burcak Bingöl | Isil Egrikavuk | Evrim Kavcar | Erden Kosova | Raziye Kubat | Necla Rüzgar | Seher Uysal

Program Coordinator:
Isin Önol


EXHIBITION EXTENSION:
A Life Overflowing: Aziz Nesin 1915-2015

The exhibition is extended until 2 August 2015 due to popular demand


13 JUNE 2015
Artist talk: Iz Öztat
Moderator: Isin Önol
Reunion Exhibition, Sakip Sabanci Museum, Istanbul, Turkey


09 June – 16 July 2015
OPENING:
A LIFE OVERFLOWING
AZIZ NESIN 1915-2015
Depo, Istanbul


30 May 2016
TALK:
Photography: A Struggle of Witnessing
Artist talk:
Emine Gözde Sevim, Moderator: Isin Önol
Istanbul Technical University – Photography Meetings, Istanbul, Turkey


20 April 2015
PORTFOLIO REVIEW
TransArts,
University of Applied Arts
Vienna, Austria


  2 April 2015, 18:30
TALK:
RANDOM INTERFERENCE
Kunsthalle Exnergasse, Vienna, Austria
Curatorial Introduction: Isin Önol
Talk by: Lorie Novak


19. March – 3. April 2015
EXHIBITION OPENING:
MOBILIZING MEMORY – VIENNA
Kunsthalle Exnergasse, Vienna, Austria

Artists:
Gülcin Aksoy | Carla Bobadilla | Hera Büyüktasciyan | Silvina Der-MeguerditchianGülsün Karamustafa |
Susan Meiselas | Lorie Novak | Emine Gözde SevimDeniz Sözen Aylin Tekiner |
Johanna Tinzl | Truth Justice Memory Center |
NarPhotos (Serra Akcan, Fatma Celik, Gülsin Ketenci, Aylin Kizil, Serpil Polat)

Curators:
Isin Önol & Ayse Gül Altinay

Project advisor: Tamar Citak
Project coordinator: Ulrike Fallmann


06-Feb-2015   27-Feb-2015
EXHIBITION OPENING:
DISSONANCE : TRANSGRESSED BOUNDARIES BETWEEN DESIRE AND FEAR
PERCEPT ART
Mumbai, India

Artists:
Prajakta Palav Aher | Nezaket Ekici | Nita Tandon | Pinar Yoldas
Curators:
Isin Önol & Jesal Thacker


 18 DECEMBER 2014, 19:00
OPENING:
FINALLY FEELING FINE?
Schauraum Angewandte
quartier21 (Electric Avenue)
MuseumsQuartier, Vienna, Austria

Artist: Pınar Yoldaş
Schauraum Curators: Wolfgang Fiel & Ruth Schnell
Guest Curator: Işın Önol


18 DECEMBER 2014, 14:00
PUBLIC TALK:
ART WITHIN SCIENCE: A SPECULATIVE BIOLOGICAL APPROACH

Artist talk by: Pınar Yoldaş
Venue: University of Applied Arts, Digital Art Department
Address: Sterngasse 13, 1010 Vienna


23 OCTOBER 2014, 18:30
TALK:
VIDEO CONVERSATIONS
MACP, School of Visual Arts, NYC

Discussants:
Ana Bilankov | Franck Lesbros | Rodrigo Imaz
Moderation:
Işın Önol


OCTOBER 2014
Fellowship at RESIDENCY UNLIMITED


26 JUNE – 28 AUGUST, 2014 (extended to 31 October)
EXHIBITION OPENING:
STROKE
Schauraum Angewandte
quartier21 (Electric Avenue)
MuseumsQuartier, Vienna, Austria

Artist: Ali Miharbi
Schauraum Curators: Wolfgang Fiel & Ruth Schnell
Guest Curator: Işın Önol


5 SEPTEMBER – 3 OCTOBER, 2014
EXHIBITION OPENING:
MOBILIZING MEMORY: WOMEN WITNESSING
DEPO ISTANBUL

Artists:
Gülçin Aksoy | Hera Büyüktaşçıyan | Silvina Der-Meguerditchian | Truth Justice Memory Center | Gülsün KaramustafaSusan Meiselas | Nar Photos (Serra Akcan, Fatma Çelik, Gülşin Ketenci, Aylin Kızıl, Serpil Polat) | Lorie Novak | Emine Gözde Sevim | Aylin Tekiner

Curators:
Ayşe Gül Altınay, Işın Önol


 12 JULY -31 AUGUST, 2014
EXHIBITION OPENING:

SINOPALE 5
5TH INTERNATIONAL SINOP BIENNALE
CLUSTERS AND CRYSTALS: OBSERVING AT POINT ZERO

Artists:
Nezaket Ekici | Ona B. | Yann Pocreau | Olivier Hölzl | Evrim Kavcar | Serkan Taycan | m-a-u-s-e-r (Aslı Serbest & Mona Mahal) | Miriam Hamann | Johanna Reiner – Johannes Hoffmann  | Yasemin Özcan | Aylin Tekiner Eşref Yıldırım | Pınar Öğrenci | RELAX | Franziska Koch | Daniel Marti | Esther Kempf | Teresa Henriques | Benjamin Egger | Konstantinos Manolakis | Garrett Nelson | Romy Rüegger  | Yapı-Sanat Kooperatifi | Markus Hanakam-Roswitha Schuller | Hülya Karakaş | Fatih Aydoğdu (with Ezgi Tok & Burak Kabadayı | Evie Demetriou | Lerna Babikyan | Çağla Sönmez Çakır

Curators
T. Melih GörgünDimitrina Sevova | Emre Zeytinoğlu | Aslı Çetinkaya | Işın Önol | Elke Falat


10 APRIL – 28 JUNE, 2014
EXHIBITION OPENING:
LEARNED HELPLESSNESS: ON AUTHORITY, OBEDIENCE, AND CONTROL
MUSE Istanbul

Participating Artists:
Fatih Aydoğdu | Burçak Bingöl | Teresa Henriques | Olivier Hölzl | Berat Işık | Gözde İlkin | Julia Oldham | Pınar Öğrenci Yasemin Özcan | Sevim Sancaktar | İrem Tok | Pınar Yoldaş | Maja Vukoje

Curator:
Işın Önol


07 JUNE 2014, 20:00
DISCUSSION
TALK: Relationship of Sound and Space
Raum D, quartier21, Museums Quartier, Vienna
Discussants:
Moderation:
Işın Önol

05 JUNE 2014, 16:00 – 22:00
PERFORMANCE
Electrickle
Schauraum, quartier21, Museums Quartier, Vienna
Artist:
Mirko Lazovic
Curator:
Işın Önol

20 MAY 2014, 19:00
DISCUSSION
THE ARTIST AS ETHNOGRAPHER
“Cultural Workers in Red Vienna”
Depot, Breite Gasse 3, 1070, Vienna

Discussants:
Emilio Santisteban | T. Melih Görgün | Işın Önol
Moderation:
Hansel Sato


09 MAY – 01 JUNE, 2014
THE UNKNOWN UNKNOWNS
OBEN, Vienna

Artist: Olivier Hölzl
Curator: Işın Önol


08 MAY – 22 JUNE 2014
ELECTRICKLE
SCHAURAUM, Museums Quartier, Vienna

Artist: Mirko Lazović
Schauraum Curators: Wolfgang Fiel & Ruth Schnell
Guest Curator: Işın Önol


18 APRIL 2014
ARTIST TALK & EXHIBITION TOUR
MUSE Istanbul

Participants:
Burçak Bingöl | Berat Işık | Gözde İlkin | Pınar Öğrenci | Işın Önol | Yasemin Özcan | Sevim Sancaktar | İrem Tok


10 APRIL – 28 JUNE, 2014
LEARNED HELPLESSNESS: ON AUTHORITY, OBEDIENCE, AND CONTROL
MUSE Istanbul

Participating Artists:
Fatih Aydoğdu | Burçak Bingöl | Teresa Henriques | Olivier Hölzl | Berat Işık | Gözde İlkin | Julia Oldham | Pınar Öğrenci | Yasemin Özcan | Sevim Sancaktar | İrem Tok | Pınar Yoldaş | Maja Vukoje

Curator:
Işın Önol


24 JANUARY 2014
SCREENING & LECTURE/PERFORMANCE
In the framework of ARTSLAB, with/in/significant other

Screening:
17:00 – 18:30
Ashley Hunt, Corrections, 56 minutes | Ralph Kistler, Social Netwalks, 7:39 | Mario Rizzi, Limina, 20 minutes

 Lecture/Performance:
18:30 – 19:30
DE-OTHERING MACHINE
by Stefanie Wuschitz

Project curator:
Işın Önol


14 JANUARY 2014, 18:00 – 19:00
LECTURE/PERFORMANCE
In the framework of ARTSLAB,
with/in/significant other

lecture/performance:
THE GOLDEN BIOPSY – HOSPITALITY PROJECT
by Bogomir Doringer
Technical support ferrofluid sculpture: Thomas Sandri

Project curator:
Işın Önol


14 JANUARY- 14 FEBRUARY, 2014
OPEN SYSTEMS 1-01-04/13
GPL CONTEMPORARY, VIENNA, AUSTRIA

Participating Artists:
Petra Gerschner | Shilpa Gupta | Doplgenger |  Kaya Bhekalam | Nicolas Jasmin | Berat Işık | Marina Gržinić | Olivia Dunbar | Elvedin Klačar | Stefanie Wuschitz | Rana Hamadeh | Andrea Ressi | Zorica Zafirovska | Four Faces of Omarska | TkH | Kamen Stoyanov

Curators:
Işın Önol | Walter Seidl | Aneta Stojnić | Nikola Dedić | Federica Bueti

Initiated by:
Gülsen Bal


10 JANUARY- 22 FEBRUARY, 2014
INATTENTIONAL BLINDNESS
Galeri Zilberman+, Istanbul, Turkey

Participating Artists:
Sophie Dvořák | Şakir Gökcebağ | Berat Işık | Claudia Larcher | Bernd Oppl | Liddy Scheffknecht | Aylin Tekiner

Curator:
Işın Önol


21 NOVEMBER, 2013
HIDDEN FACES: STRATEGIES OF HIDING ONESELF IN PROTESTS

Presentation in the framework of “Faceless” Exhibition, Vienna Art Week Symposium
Freiraum quartier21 INTERNATIONAL
Museums Quartier, Vienna, Austria

Participants:
Andrew Newman | Josephine Bossma | Işın Önol | Wolfie Christl | Alberto de Michele


7 NOVEMBER, 2013
MIRAGE: A RESIDUE OF CORPOREALITY

Discussion at Postmasters Gallery, NYC, USA

Participants:
Akira Lippit | Spyros Papapetros | Işın Önol | Serkan Özkaya


12 OCTOBER, 2013
SHADOWS AS TRANSITORY ELEMENTS AND TEMPORARY TOOLS IN CONNECTING WITH THE AUDIENCE
Presentation at Transitory Art: Theory & Art in Temporary Societies
Panel: Transition of Art Through Science and Technology
ARTos FOUNDATION, Nicosia, Cyprus

Participants:
Markus Jenschaunig | Carmen Salas | Işın Önol
Keynote:
Andrej Boleslavsky


11 OCTOBER, 2013
THE NEW CONTEMPORARY
Panel: Strong Women in Art
VIENNAFAIR Talks
Wien Messe, Vienna, Austria

Speakers:
Assel Yeszhanova | Anca Mihulet | Andreiana Mihail | Işın Önol
Moderator:
Andrea Schurian


11 September, 2013
AFTER ALL
Forum: “City, Active Citizenship, Arts and Culture”
Organized by European Cultural Association
Siemens Art, Istanbul, Turkey

Keynotes:
Eugen Panescu | Çağlar Keyder | Emre Koyuncuoğlu
Discussants:
Mürteza Fidan | Emre Zeytinoğlu | Johanna Reiner | Dejan Kaludjerovic | Bahar Aksel | Elke Krasny | Shams Asadi | Ata Ünal | Vittorio Urbani | Glenn Alteen | Seyhan Boztepe | Hülya Karakaş | Işın Önol | Kevser Üstündağ | Yeşim Dizdaroğlu | Vecdi Sayar | Yücel Canyaran


16 June, 2013
URBAN GESTURES
Supervoisins, Les Halles, Brussels, Belgium

Dance / Choreography: Ziya Azazi
Dramaturgy / Concept: Işın Önol
Music: Claudio Bettinelli
Daf : Gernas Maj Shekhmans
Light: Mirko Lazovic

Dancers:
Annette Baussart | Corentin Delpierre | Justine François | Alexandra Girbea | Clara Guemas | Nikko Noirhomme | Lies de Bruyn


 23 MAY – 15 JULY, 2013
LITTLE BIT OF HISTORY DELETING
GPL Contemporary, Vienna, Austria

Participating Artists:
Ana de Almeida | 
Deniz Alt Fatih Aydoğdu |
 Eva Beierheimer & Miriam Laussegger | Bernhard Cella | Sylvia Eckermann Şakir Gökcebağ | Peter Hoiß | Nika Kupyrova | Mirko LazovićArdan Özmenoğlu |
 Thomas Riess | 
Römer + Römer | Pınar Yoldaş Hyung Min Yoon | Gerald Zahn
Curator:
Işın Önol


18 MAY, 2013
RELEASE OF STREULICHT MAGAZINE, ISSUE 2
21er Haus, Vienna

Text Conversation:
Bernhard Cella & Işın Önol


Spring, 2013
WITH/IN/SIGNIFICANT OTHER
OPEN SYSTEMS
ARTSLAB 2, 2013

Participating Artists:
Bogomir Doringer | 
Shilpa GuptaAshley Hunt |
 Berat Işık | 
Ralph KistlerMario Rizzi | Stefanie Wuschitz | Zorica Zafirovska
Curator:
Işın Önol


03 APRIL, 2013
PUBLIC CONVERSATION WITH HYUNG-MIN YOON
WUK OPEN STUDIO / KEX RESIDENCY
Kunsthalle Exnergasse, Vienna, Austria

Conversation:
Hyung Min Yoon and Işın Önol


06-10 MARCH, 2013
CURATORS’ NETWORK
Kunsthalle Exnergasse, Vienna, Austria

Participating Artists:
Ana de Almeida | Maria Anwander | Anatoliy Babiyckuk | Eva Beierheimer |
 Catrin Bolt
| Marc-Alexandre Dumoulin | Sophie Dvorak | Karin Fisslthaler | 
Marlene Hausegger | Miriam Laussegger | 
Luiza Margan |
Lisa Meixner | 
Bernd Opp | 
Markus Proschek | 
Linda Reif | Arnold Reinthaler |
 Deniz Sözen | 
Stefania Strouza | Johanna Tinzl & Stefan Flunger | Marianne Vlaschits | Stephanie Winter | Natalia Zaluska
Cultural Agents:
Judit Angel |
 Koan Jeff Baysa | Taha Belal | Giovanni Carmine | Zorana Đaković | Christiane Erharter | Elodie Evers | Adam Kleinman | Gaweł Kownacki | Andrea Löbel | Sören Meschede | Anca Mihulet | Christina Nägele | Işın Önol | Nini Palavandishvili |
 Karla Pudar | Claudia Marion Stemberger | Borbála Szalai |
 Jürgen Tabor


17 DECEMBER, 2012
OPEN SYSTEMS: PARTY AND PERFORMANCE

Open Space, Vienna, Austria

Performance:
Fabian Faltin: musical instruments (above all drums), voice
Robert Prosser: text, voice
Organised by:
Işın Önol


 1 DECEMBER, 2012
RESIDENCIES AS EXCHANGE PLATFORM
(IN CONTEXT – ASIA AND EUROPE)

casa masaccio / centro per l’arte contemporanea
San Giovanni Valdarno, Italy

Panelists:
Maurizio Bortolotti | Saretto Cincinelli | Mario Cristiani | Işın Önol | Nicola Trezzi | Veeranganakumari Solanki |
Moderator:
Roney Simon


15-27 OCTOBER, 2012
LABORATORY: CHOREOGRAPHY OF ATTENTION
Station Service for Contemporary Dance
Magasin, Belgrade, Serbia

Participants:
Işın Önol | Marko Milic | Katarina Popovic | Maja Ciric | Ljiljana Tasic | Ana Dubljevic | Malin Elgan | Roger Rossell | Larraitz Torres | Mathilde Chénin
Organised by:
Dalija Acin Thelander


30 SEPTEMBER – 19 OCTOBER, 2012
MEDIA-SCAPE BIENNALE, ZAGREB, CROATIA
TACTICAL TOPICS – TOPICAL TACTICS
Home of HDLU – Mestrovic Pavilion, Zagreb, Croatia

Artists:
Pablo Alonso | Barbara Caveng | Cécile Colle & Ralf NunHeiko DaxlAna ElizabetIgor Eškinja | Andreas MUK Haider | Sibylle HoesslerPaul MageeDuje Juric | Peter Kees | Iva KovacMartina Menegon & Stefano D’Alessio | Riva RinnIlse Ruppert | Michael Saup | Ignacio Uriarte | Branka Uzur | Mia Zabelka
Video Program:
Heiko Daxl | Sırma Doruk | Thorsten Fleisch | Mihai Grecu | Simone Minniti | Maria Niro | Michael Saup | Candas Şişman

Concept:

Ingeborg Fülepp & Heiko Daxl

Curators:
Ingeborg Fülepp | Sibylle Hoessler | Iva Kovac | Işın Önol | Dimitrina Sevova


27 AUGUST – 12 SEPTEMBER, 2012
SINOPALE / 4TH SINOP BIENNALE
WISDOM OF SHADOW: ART IN THE ERA OF CORRUPTED INFORMATION
Historical Sinop Prison, Historical Sinop Library, Sinop, Turkey

Artists:
Francis Alÿs | Alpin Arda Bağcık | Francesco Bertele & Eddie Spanier | Brigitta Bodenauer | Amélie Brisson-Darveau | Evelina Domnitch & Dmitry Gelfand | Quynh Dong | Monika Drożyńska | Karen Geyer | Shilpa Gupta | Andreas (muk) Haider | Berglind Hlynsdottir | Ashley Hunt | İnsel İnal | Volkan Kaplan & A. Erdem Şentürk | Petra Elena Köhle & Nicolas Vermot Petit-Outhenin | Cat Tuong Nguyen | Bernd Oppl | Sümer Sayın | Liddy Scheffknecht | Özlem Sulak | Riikka Tauriainen | Hande Varsat | Stefanie Wuschitz
Film Screenings:
Mareike Bernien & Kerstin Schroedinger | Pauline Boudry & Renate Lorenz | Brice Dellsperger | Köken Ergün | Harun Farocki | Minna Hint | Ana Hoffner | Eléonore de Montesquiou | Chris Oakley | Elodie Pong | Monika Rechsteiner | Reinigungsgesellschaft | David Rych | Lina Selander | Rebecca Ann Tess
Curators:
Aslı ÇetinkayaElke FalatIşın ÖnolDimitrina Sevova | Janet Kaplan | Beral Madra | Sean Kelly

Concept:
Işın Önol


16 – 30 JUNE, 2012
IN GROWING UP AMID THE HISTORICAL MYSTERIES OF PROXIMITY:
PROS & CONS OF BEING NEIGHBOURS

ITS-Z1, Belgrade, Serbia

Artists:
Ana Hoffner | Apartment Project (participants of the Reciprocal Visit and Re-Locate Projects) | Assaf Gruber  | Dragan Ilić | Ha za vu zu (Güneş Terkol, Güçlü Öztekin, Özgür Erkök) | Petra Elena Koehle & Nicolas Vermot Petit-Outhenin | Lia Lapithi | Bernd Oppl | Riikka Tauriainen
Apartment Project Participants (Reciprocal Visit / Re-Locate project groups)

Reciprocal Visit
Artists:

Endam Acar | Selda Asal | Volkan Aslan | Fatma Çiftçi | Zeren Göktan | Deniz Gül | Gözde İlkin | Ceren Oykut | Gökçe Süvari | Sophia Tabatadze
coordinator: Serra Özhan Yüksel
Re-Locate
Artists:

Mehmet Dere | Özgür Erkök | Ha za vu zu | Suat Öğüt | Zeyno Pekünlü | Ilgın Seymen |  Gökçe Süvari
backstage: Selda Asal

Curators:
Işın Önol & Dimitrina Sevova


09 JUNE 2012
ENERGY
Théâtre Liberté, Toulon, France

Choreography and Dance: Ziya Azazi

Scenography Sonore and Interpretation: Claudio Bettinelli
Concept and Dramaturgy: Işın Önol
Dance: Loreta Juodkaite
Scenography: Peter Leitner
Images vidéo: François Salès
Light design: Lutz Deppe
Costume design: Ischiko
Production: Art Moderne


22 MARCH 2012
LOOPED SCROLL
quartier 21, MQ, Museumsplatz 1, Vienna, Austria

Exhibition
Stefanie Wuschitz
Opening Speech for the Exhibition
Işın Önol


21 – 30 MARCH, 2012
EMBEDDEDINVISIBLE
Exhibition #4
hu-fAk:off space, Vienna, Austria

Artists:
Wagner Felipe Dos Santos |  Miriam Hamann | Martina Menegon & Stefano D’alessio |  Liddy Scheffknecht |  Anna Vasof
Curator:

Işın Önol


20 JANUARY, 2012
ORDERS OF PERCEPTION
Lecture/Conversation at the symposium: “Reality Manifestos, or Can Dialectics Break Bricks? A study of détournement as Art Forms”
WUK Kunsthalle Exnergasse, Vienna, Austria

Conversation:
Işın Önol & Bernd Oppl


19 JANUARY, 2012
CAST SHADOWS AS READYMADE IMAGES AMID THE STATUS OF REPRESENTATION AND REALITY
Lecture at the symposium: “Reality Manifestos, or Can Dialectics Break Bricks? A study of détournement as Art Forms”
WUK Kunsthalle Exnergasse, Vienna, Austria

Participants:
Mareike Bernien & Kerstin Schroedinger | The Centre of Attention | Brice Dellsperger | Eva Egermann | Maren Grimm | Esther Kempf |Lucie Kolb | Elke Krasny | Boyan Manchev | Işın Önol | Bernd Oppl | Małgorzata Radkiewicz | Dorothee Richter | Nicola Ruffo | Simone Schardt & Wolf Schmelter
Organised by:

Dimitrina Sevova


8 JANUARY – 5 FEBRUARY, 2012
INVISIBLE CITY – TECHNOLOGIES OF THE BODY
Kunstverein Zurich, Switzerland

Artists:
Amélie Brisson-Darveau | Gisèle Schindler | Riikka Tauriainen
Curators:
Işın Önol & Dimitrina Sevova


2 NOVEMBER, 2011
DARK POSSIBILITIES IN RECONNECTING WITH THE NOTION OF TRUTH
Lecture at the symposium: SEAFair ’11 – “Energy, Biopolitics, Strategies of Resistance and Cultural Subversion”
Organised by Melentie Pandilovski, Museum of Contemporary Art, Skopje, Macedonia

Participants:
Melentie Pendilovski | Ognen Spiroski | Evelina Domnitch | Ena Hodzic | Işın Önol | Stanimir Panayotov | Ivanka Apostolova & Toni Dimitrov | Niki Sperou
Organised by:
Melentie Pendilovski


21 OCTOBER, 2011
WISDOM OF SHADOW: ART IN THE AGE OF CORRUPTED INFORMATION
Presentation of the conceptual framework of the 4th Sinop Biennale: at the panel discussion “Curating and Beyond: Alternative Approaches for Curating” Siemens Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey

Participants:
T. Melih Görgün | Işın Önol | Dorothee Richter
Moderator:
Mürteza Fidan


19 SEPTEMBER, 2011
MEDITERRANEANISING THE MEDITERRANEAN: ALTERING DEFINITIONS IN THE DIGITAL MEDIA ERA
Lecture, presented at ISEA2011, at the Forum: Revolutions In The Digital Mediterranean: The Southern Mediterranean Forum
The 17th International Symposium Of The Electronic Arts, Istanbul, Turkey

Participants:
Nat Muller | Maria Chatzichristodoulou & Manthos Santorineos | Işın Önol
Chair:
Beral Madra


12-17 SEPTEMBER. 2011
TRANSFORMING THE PAST, COLLECTING THE FUTURE
Workshop,given within the framework of the Symposium “Collecting the Future”
Historical Sinop Prison, Sinop, Turkey

Participants:
Amie Dicke | Emre Koyuncuoğlu | Johanna Reiner | Mürteza Fidan | Johannes Hoffman | Işın Önol | Mircea Nicolae | Istvan Szakats | Müride Sun Aksan | Francesco Ragazzi | Çiğdem Borucu Erdoğan


JUNE, 2011
FASCINATIONS WITH CAST SHADOWS: ARTISTIC AND CURATORIAL PERSPECTIVES RE-VISITED
(MAS Curating degree show, ZHdK)
White Space, Zurich, Switzerland

Participants:
Marina Coelho | Juan Gonzalez-Martinez | Vivian Landau, Caroline Lommaert | Mara-Luisa Müller | Işın Önol | Véronique Ribordy | Nico Ruffo | Silvia Simoncelli


2 JUNE, 2011
CHALLENGES OF INTERACTION BETWEEN THE HOST AND THE GUEST THROUGH ARTISTIC MOBILITY
Lecture, given at the Symposium: “Exploring Mobility around the Mediterranean”
Forum:  Challenges to mobility around the Mediterranean
Sarafund Foundation, Amman, Jordan

Participants:
Catherine Cornet | Işın Önol | Najwan Darwish | Elsa Mescoli | Charlotte Bank
Chair:
Renata Papsch


23 JANUARY, 2011
EGGS & POLITICS
Kunstverein Zurich, Switzerland

Conversation:
Aytac Pekdemir & Işın Önol


4 DECEMBER, 2010
INVESTIGATING THE INVISIBLE: HIDDEN INFORMATION WITHIN SHADOWS
Lecture, at the Symposium/Festival, TRIPLE CONJUNCTION: MAGIC, MYTHS AND MUTATIONS
Pixxel Point 11th International New Media Art Festival, Nova Gorica, Slovenia

Participants:
Jan-Peter E. R. Sonntag | Işın Önol | Mia Makela | Heiko Daxl & Ingeborg Fülepp


OCT – DEC, 2010
HANDLE WITH CARE
Uni-Credit Studio, Milan, Italy

Artists:
Dusica Drazic | Vikenti Komitski | Ardan Özmenoğlu
Curators:
Maja Ciric | Vera Mlechevska | Işın Önol


27 MARCH, 2010
EDUCATIONAL CRITIQUE: HOW TO SWOT CURATING
Işın Önol invites to talk about curatorial study programmes
Kunsthalle Fridericianum, Kassel, Germany

Participants:
Hyunjoo Byeon | Lisa Boström | Övül Durmusoğlu | Alhena Katsof | Natalie Hope O’Donnell | Alessandra Sandrolini | Andrea Roca | Adnan Yıldız
Moderators:
Maja Ciric & Işın Önol
Concept:
Işın Önol


AUGUST – SEPTEMBER, 2009
1ST GWANGJU BIENNALE INTERNATIONAL CURATOR COURSE
Gwangju, South Korea

Participants:
Claudia Albertini | Federica Bueti | Anthe Buys | Hyunjoo Byeon | Hyunjin Byun | Ann Cesteleyn | Maja Ciric | Falat Elke | Mark Feary | Natilee Harren | Amanda Hellman | Nayoung Kim | Yeonjeong Kim | Purity Senewa Kinaiyia | Keiko Koshihara | Riwon Lee | Laura Mainer Til | Tarah Murphy | Soonhyun Myung | Natalie O’Donnell | Maike Pricelius | Işın Önol |  Alessandra Sandrolini | Veerangana Solanki | Yong Soon


28 JUN – 30 AUG, 2009
SERIOUSLY IRONIC: POSITIONS IN TURKISH CONTEMPORARY ART SCENE
Centre Pasquart, Biel, Switzerland

Artists:
Erdağ Aksel | Selda Asal | Selim Birsel | Nezaket Ekici | Leyla Gediz | Şakir Gokcebağ | Gözde Ilkin | Devrim Kadirbeyoğlu | Ferhat Özgür | Serkan Özkaya | Hayal Pozantı | Hale Tenger | Mürüvvet Türkyılmaz | Hande Varsat
Curators:
Dolores Denaro & Işın Önol


20 MAY – 27 JUNE 2009
GETTING EVEN
Sabanci University Kasa Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey

Artists:
Assaf Gruber | Lia Lapithi | Devrim Kadirbeyoğlu
Curator:
Işın Önol


06 DEC 2008 – 14 FEB 2009
PRIVACY
La Giarina Arte Contemporanea, Verona, Italy

Artist:
Assaf Gruber
Curators:
Elena Forin & Işın Önol


11 OCT – 08 NOV, 2008
ACCUMULATED: PUT ASIDE, LEFT ASIDE
5533, Istanbul, Turkey

Artists:
Volkan Aslan | Selda Asal | Selim Birsel | Orhan Esen | Gözde İlkin | Borga Kantürk | Yasemin Özcan | Serkan Özkaya | Hale Tenger
Curators:
Asli Cetinkaya & Işın Önol


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